BLUE RIDGE Forcast
Located just 90 miles north of Atlanta via I-575, Blue Ridge is the small mountain town that serves as the gateway to the North Georgia Mountains, including the Blue Ridge Mountains - part of the Appalachian chain. Home to a variety of wooded hideaways and mountain top cabins, the Blue Ridge area is the picture-perfect paradise for a family-friendly retreat or a romantic couples getaway.
The crystal clear aquamarine waters of Lake Blue Ridge make it one of Georgia's most picturesque mountain lakes. The 3,290-acre lake and surrounding area offers campsites, several boat ramps, a full-service marina and public swimming and picnic areas. Blue Ridge reservoir is 11 miles long and has 65 miles of shoreline, 25 percent of which is developed. Vacation rentals near Lake Blue Ridge offer sweeping mountain views, as well as convenient access to Fall Branch Falls, the Toccoa River, Swinging Bridge, the Aska Adventure Area, and the Benton MacKaye Trail.
Guests to the Blue Ridge, Georgia area enjoy hiking, kayaking, whitewater rafting and all of the natural adventure that the region provides, but access to downtown Blue Ridge also affords visitors the option to enjoy a range of boutique shops, art galleries, historical sites, a smorgasbord of culinary delights, cultural festivals, and the Blue Ridge Scenic Railway. Put simply, a North Georgia getaway can be whatever you want it to be, with amusements and inspiration for all ages.
With mountain cabin rentals offering an array of amenities including mountain and/or lake views, hot tubs, game rooms, pet-friendly accommodations, and prime fishing access, we have the haven for your ideal escape. Additional properties are available in the neighboring communities of Ellijay, Morganton, Cherry Log, and Mineral Bluff.